Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian for a Clinical Nutrition Manager position at St. Mary’s Medical Center located in West Palm Beach, FL.
**Is this opportunity right for you?**
The science of nutrition is at the core of Sodexo’s food and nutrition service management business. Our dietitians create more than merely a job but a rewarding career by leading teams to exceed client expectations. Working with leaders in dietetics, the Registered Dietitians throughout the organization are using innovation and technology to address the challenges in nutrition service delivery, wellness and food service delivery.
Are you the experienced Dietitian we’re seeking?
**We are looking for candidates who:**
+ Is a Registered Dietitian with 3 or more years’ experience in an acute care setting
+ Have Responsibility for inpatient Medical Nutrition Therapy and management of 5 Clinical Dietitians and some patient services management responsibilities.
+ Provide education to patients, as well as staff and work well with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff in promoting Sodexo standards and programs for improved patient satisfaction
+ Work closely with frontline patient service staff in training, education, customer service and patient engagement. Work as a Super User for Health Touch – Diet Office electronic order taking program.
+ Be an active team member and involved in various committees, projects and initiatives
+ Possess the ability to creatively problem solve, work independently with minimal supervision and make decisions while working within a self-directed and team-oriented work environment.
+ Have excellent interpersonal communication skills to interact with a wide variety of individuals and groups
+ Strong time management and organizational skills are needed to be successful in this position
**The ideal candidate will have/be:**
+ familiarity with room service meal programs is desirable
+ a Registered Dietitian, eligible for licensure in the state if applicable; and the ability to meet DOH/state/federal and company standards
+ familiarity with the Nutrition Care Process and Electronic Health Records is preferred at theunit
+ strong management in acute care nutrition services along with a strong comprehension of the principles of clinical nutrition practice
+ demonstrated skills in accreditation and regulatory readiness and review, and establishing and maintaining standards of care
+ strong verbal and written communication skills as well as leadership ability and aptitude for program growth/development
+ a self-starter, a team player, and possess good time management skills
+ able to work well with physicians, nursing and ancillary staff
Are you ready to start your Sodexo career? Apply now!
Functions as the in-unit lead Clinical leader for a large account, system or multiple accounts under the same contract or multiple contracts in a defined region.
Manages the daily operations of nutrition services through direct supervision of both non-exempt employees and entry-level exempt professional employees.
-Directs daily operations of nutrition programs and ensure customer and client satisfaction levels are met.
-Establishes and executes operating standards, implements quality improvements, manages the budget and communicates them to other departments.
-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction for nutrition services.
-Promotes nutrition services and stays current with most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.
-Manages employees to ensure they meet goals, cost controls deadlines, and collect outcomes.
-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel).
-Assists in the development of new business service(s) for the client, regional or national initiatives, projects, and implements the service program(s).
**Qualifications & Requirements**
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian.
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
**System ID** _67959_
**Relocation Type** _No_
**Employment Status** _Full-Time_
A little about us:
Sodexo is a people-oriented company that places the quality of life of its people, customers and clients at the center of its mission.